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Artist/maker unknown, Western European

Made in western Europe, Europe
Possibly made in France, Europe

c. 1470-1480

Steel (Head); wood, replaced (Shaft)

Head: 5 3/4 x 12 3/4 inches (14.6 x 32.4 cm)

Curatorial Department:
European Decorative Arts and Sculpture

* Gallery 347, Arms and Armor, third floor (Kretzschmar von Kienbusch Galleries)

Accession Number:

Credit Line:
Bequest of Carl Otto Kretzschmar von Kienbusch, 1977

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